December ARPAC Major Investors

December ARPAC Major Investors

Thank you to the following members who became 2020 ARPAC Major Investors in the month of December! Major Investors are those members who invest $1,000 or more a year in the Alabama ...
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Annual 2020 United Van Lines National Movers Study

Annual 2020 United Van Lines National Movers Study

United Van Lines released the company’s 44th Annual National Migration Study, revealing in 2020 Americans continued to move westbound and southbound – and the COVID-19 pandemic factored into and accelerated many of ...
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December 2020 Membership Report

December 2020 Membership Report

Despite the challenges of 2020, Alabama REALTORS® has closed out the year with record membership numbers. Statewide membership is up 1,004 members, a 6.08% increase since the end of last year. ...
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Nominations for AREC Commissioner Seats

Nominations for AREC Commissioner Seats

The terms of three current Commissioners are set to expire in 2021, and one Commission seat is vacant. Therefore, AAR is requesting qualified candidates interested in serving as a Commissioner to ...
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How Grocery Stores Impact U.S. Home Values

How Grocery Stores Impact U.S. Home Values

According to ATTOM Data Solutions' annual 2020 Grocery Store Wars analysis, living near a Trader Joe's, a Whole Foods, or an ALDI might positively affect a home's value - as a homebuyer based ...
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8 Red Flags Home Buyers Will Undoubtedly Notice—And How To Address Them Correctly

8 Red Flags Home Buyers Will Undoubtedly Notice—And How To Address Them Correctly

“When buyers walk into a home, they want to know it’s been well-maintained,” says Lynn Pineda, a Realtor® with eXp Realty in Southeast Florida. “Corroded air-conditioning vents, loose hinges on cabinets, and ...
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Builders Struggle to Keep Up With Demand

Builders Struggle to Keep Up With Demand

New-home sales decreased from October to November as high buyer demand and several building headwinds continued to press on builders’ ability to catch up.
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4 Disinfection Tips That May Surprise You

4 Disinfection Tips That May Surprise You

Disinfecting took on new prominence in 2020. Keeping bad germs out of your listings and office became critical in the pandemic. Americans learned more about the proper ways to disinfect this ...
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Why Selling Your House on Your Own in 2021 Is a Mistake

Why Selling Your House on Your Own in 2021 Is a Mistake

There are many benefits to working with a real estate professional when selling your house. During challenging times, like what we face today, it becomes even more important to have an ...
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Alabama Town Is Ready for Its HGTV ‘Home Town Takeover’ Spotlight

Alabama Town Is Ready for Its HGTV ‘Home Town Takeover’ Spotlight

The notion of hometown pride may seem a quaint, old-fashioned sentiment in our modern – and increasingly cynical – era. But it’s real, and it can be powerful. For proof, look ...
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